Music News

FILE - This Feb. 11, 2017 file photo shows Britney Spears at the Clive Davis and The Recording Academy Pre-Grammy Gala in Beverly Hills, Calif. The conservatorship that runs Britney Spears’ affairs has sued a man who runs a Spears-themed blog for defamation. The lawsuit filed Wednesday, June 26, 2019, in Los Angeles Superior Court alleges that Anthony Elia, who writes the blog Absolute Britney, has spread falsehoods about the conservatorship. The suit says the blog falsely claimed that the conservatorship, which is run by Spears’ father Jamie, was manipulating her Instagram account to make her appear more troubled and in need of help than she actually is. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)
Britney Spears' conservatorship sues blogger for defamationThe conservatorship that runs Britney Spears' affairs has sued a man who runs a Spears-themed blog for defamation
The Associated Press8 hours ago
R&B singer R. Kelly arrives at the Leighton Criminal Court building for an arraignment on sex-related felonies Wednesday, June 26, 2019 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Amr Alfiky)
Alleged sex tape in R. Kelly case turned over to defenseProsecutors have turned over to R. Kelly's attorneys a tape they say shows the singer having sex with a minor girl two decades ago
The Associated Press12 hours ago
FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2007 file photo, Emily Robison, left, and Martie Maguire, right, adjust Natalie Maines' hair as the Dixie Chicks perform at the new Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.  The award-winning group took to Instagram on Tuesday, June 25, 2019  to tease a new album. It would be their first in 13 years. (AP Photo/Gus Ruelas, file)
Dixie Chicks say new album is comingDixie Chicks fans have something to look forward to
The Associated Press15 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, Nov, 5, 2018 file photo, Sheryl Crow performs at the Elton John AIDS Foundation's 17th annual "An Enduring Vision" benefit gala at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York. Singer Sheryl Crow says the original tapes of albums such as “Tuesday Night Music Club” and the track “All I Wanna Do” perished in a 2008 fire at Universal Music Group. Crow told the BBC Wednesday, June 26, 2019 that her master tapes and back-ups were destroyed in the blaze and that she only discovered the loss after a New York Times report revealed the extent of the damage. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)
Sheryl Crow says 2008 fire destroyed all her master tapesSinger Sheryl Crow says the original tapes of albums such as "Tuesday Night Music Club," perished in a 2008 fire at Universal Studios
The Associated Press16 hours ago
Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas has heart operationConductor Michael Tilson Thomas has undergone a heart operation at the Cleveland Clinic
The Associated Press1 day ago
Jerry Carrigan, drummer for Elvis, George Jones, diesAlabama-born drummer Jerry Carrigan, who played for FAME Studio and was an in-demand session player in Nashville, has died. He was 75.
The Associated Press1 day ago
Grammy-winning rapper Cardi B arrives for a hearing at Queens County Criminal Court, Tuesday, June 25, 2019 in the Queens borough of New York.  The rapper was arraigned on new felony charges in connection with a fight last year at a New York City strip club. She pleaded not guilty to attempted assault and various lesser charges. (Uli Seit/The New York Times via AP, Pool)
Cardi B pleads not guilty to new charges in strip club brawlThe Grammy-winning rapper Cardi B has been arraigned on new felony charges in connection with a fight last year at a New York City strip club
The Associated Press1 day ago
In this Monday, June 24, 2019 photo, rapper Yo Gotti, whose legal name is Mario Mims, looks on as attorney Clarke Dummit waves Yo Gotti's affidavit during a hearing in Winston-Salem, N.C.  A North Carolina judge is refusing to throw out a $6.6 million judgment against the rapper. Singer Young Fletcher's manager Michael Terry filed a lawsuit accusing Mims of shirking a $20,000 deal to rap on one of Young Fletcher's songs and thereby boost sales. Terry says Mims didn't sign paperwork necessary for putting the song on streaming services. (Andrew Dye/The Winston-Salem Journal via AP)
Judge upholds $6.6M judgment against rapper Yo GottiA North Carolina judge didn't throw out a $6.6 million judgment against Yo Gotti, even though the rapper asked that it be vacated
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - This July 7, 2009 file photo shows signatures on a poster of the late pop icon Michael Jackson at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit. Tuesday, June 25, 2019, marks the tenth anniversary of Jackson's death. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
Text of Jackson estate statement on 10th death anniversaryMichael Jackson estate statement on the 10th anniversary of his death
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - This March 30, 2004 file photo, shows the grand stands at Vernon Downs in Verona, N.Y. A smaller Woodstock 50 festival could possibly be held at the upstate New York harness track and casino. Town of Vernon Supervisor Randy Watson tells the Poughkeepsie Journal that Woodstock 50 has applied for a permit to hold its concert Aug. 16-18, 2019, at Vernon Downs, about 35 miles east of Syracuse. Watson said the proposed capacity was 45,000-50,000 people - far smaller than the 150,000 planned for at the initial venue, Watkins Glen International.  (AP Photo/Kevin Rivoli, File)
Woodstock 50 may be back on at new venueA smaller Woodstock 50 festival could possibly be held at an upstate New York harness track and casino
The Associated Press2 days ago
Nipsey Hussle's partner Lauren London and son Kross appear on stage at the BET Awards on Sunday, June 23, 2019, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
BET Awards honor Mary J. Blige, Nipsey Hussle, Tyler PerryThe BET Awards featured a number of contemporary pop and rap stars who are dominating the charts, from Cardi B to Lil Nas X, but the show belonged to artists viewed as icons in the black community, including Mary J. Blige, Tyler Perry and Nipsey Hussle
The Associated Press3 days ago
Marsai Martin presents the award for best actress at the BET Awards on Sunday, June 23, 2019, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
A list of winners at the 2019 BET AwardsA list of winners at the 2019 BET Awards, including Cardi B, Childish Gambino, Migos, Bruno Mars and Beyoncé
The Associated Press3 days ago
CORRECTS THAT BARTHOLOMEW IS AT LEFT, NOT RIGHT.  - FILE - In a Dec. 10, 1999 file photo, Fats Domino, center right, shakes hands with Dave Bartholomew, left, amid a crowd of former colleagues at the 50th anniversary observance of Domino's first recording session in New Orleans.  Bartholomew, a giant of New Orleans music and a rock n' roll pioneer who with Fats Domino co-wrote and produced such classics as "Ain't That a Shame," ''I'm Walkin'" and "Let the Four Winds Blow," died Sunday, June 23, 2019 in a hospital in a New Orleans suburb, his eldest son Dave Bartholomew Jr. told The Associated Press. He was 100 years old.  (Jennifer Zdon/The Times-Picayune via AP, File)
Dave Bartholomew, co-wrote 'Ain't That a Shame," dies at 100Dave Bartholomew, a multitalented New Orleans musical institution and a rock ' roll pioneer has died.
The Associated Press3 days ago
Parade attendees in costume make their way along Surf Avenue during the 37th annual Mermaid Parade at Coney Island, Saturday, June 22, 2019 in New York. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
Woody Guthrie's children named Mermaid Parade king and queenWoody Guthrie's children, Arlo and Nora Guthrie, are the king and queen of this year's Coney Island Mermaid Parade
The Associated Press4 days ago
Elliot Roberts dies; manager for Neil Young, Joni MitchellElliot Roberts, manager of Neil Young, Joni Mitchell and many other rock stars, has died at age 76
The Associated Press4 days ago
More Music News
This component is currently unavailable.
AdChoices